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Category Archive — Penguin Group

Books on Air

Last week, I received an email from Penguin Group’s publicity office, letting me know about “Penguin Classics On Air,” a new web radio show that’s part of Penguin’s new “Publisher’s Office” online network. Besides being completely excited about receiving my first “official” LND email, I was intrigued by the premise – and by the fact […]

Book News Round-Up

The latest in the crazy, quirky and just plain fun stories about books, from all around the world wide web: June 16th marked passing of Bloomsday, a celebration of James Joyce and his epic work, Ulysses, which takes place on June 16, 1904. Two intrepid fans decided to take things one step further and tweet […]

Book News Round-Up

Yee-haw, bookworms. It’s time for another one of them “book news round-up” things. (Sorry about the ridiculous cowboy reference – I’m trying to find ways to make these intros more interesting. I’ll try to do better.) The Library of Congress announced that President Obama (I never get tired of saying that) and Mrs. Obama will […]